Illinois Prairie Community Foundation

BLOOMINGTON – The Illinois Prairie Community Foundation board of directors has elected two new members and re-elected two officers. Turkesha Collins and Jack Conlisk were elected to the board at the IPCF’s board meeting in June. Turkesha Collins is an independent consultant with Mary Kay Cosmetics and has resided in Bloomington for nearly five years.…

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Reposted with permission of Illinois State University By University Galleries Staff University Galleries of Illinois State University is pleased to present “Nazafarin Lotfi: Subtle Time” as an online exhibition. This exhibition is organized by the Teen Art Group at University Galleries. “Nazafarin Lotfi: Subtle Time” presents 20 recent sculptures, drawings, and photographs, and premieres two…

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Illinois Prairie Community Foundation

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – Illinois Prairie Community Foundation is seeking nominations for its 2020 Philanthropists of the Year awards. New this year, the Community Foundation will award two Philanthropist of the Year awards –  one for Bloomington-Normal and the other for outside the Twin Cities (other parts of McLean County, plus DeWitt, Logan and Livingston counties).…

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Illinois Prairie Community Foundation

To Support Local Nonprofits Serving Populations Impacted by COVID-19 BLOOMINGTON, Ill.  – Illinois Prairie Community Foundation has awarded grants from its IPCF COVID-19 Response Fund to local nonprofits serving populations impacted by the COVID-19 virus and its economic consequences in McLean, DeWitt, Livingston and Logan counties. IPCF received requests from 63 nonprofits requesting more than…

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Illinois Prairie Community Foundation

BLOOMINGTON, Ill.  – Illinois Prairie Community Foundation has awarded $139,311 in three categories of grants to 73 programs in McLean, DeWitt, Livingston and Logan counties. Grants ranged from $500 to $5,505. Funding came from the Jerome Mirza Foundation, donors to the Community Foundation’s annual campaign and several endowments at the Community Foundation. Receiving 37 General…

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